LULA MAE RUTLEDGE

RUTLEDGE, LULA MAE, 75

"PEE WEE"

Hawthorne - Lula Mae Rutledge, age 75, of Hawthorne, died November 18, 2012 at Palm Garden Nursing & Rehab Center, Gainesville, FL.

She was a retired environmental service worker at Shands Hospital and a member of Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, Hawthorne, FL.

She is preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda R. Rutledge and two sisters, Inez Gillins and Sadie Gordon.

Lula leaves to cherish her memory: two sons, Lorenzo Rutledge and Ralph Rutledge; 10 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lillie M. Buncombe and Thelma Manning; four brothers, Eddie Gillins, James Gillins Frank Gillins and Fred Gillins; step children Samantha, Frances, Ronald, Rickey, Alton, and Darryl Rutledge, Stacey Thompson and Johnell Session; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 24, 2012, Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, Hawthorne, FL, Rev. Carl L. Gadson, Pastor & Officiant. Burial will be in Hawthorne Cemetery. Viewing hours on today (Friday), 5-7 p.m. at PINKNEY-SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 21400 SE HAWTHORNE RD, HAWTHORNE, FL, and Saturday 1:30-2:00 p.m. at the church. No viewing after the eulogy. The cortege will form 1:30 p.m. at Mrs. Rutledge home of Hawthorne.

SERVICES BY PINKNEY-SMITH FUNERAL HOME OF HAWTHORNE (352) 481-2903.


Published in Gainesville Sun from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2012